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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Karlheinz Erb

Institute of Social Ecology (SEC)
Schottenfeldgasse 29, 1070 Wien
karlheinz.erb(at)boku.ac.at
Tel: +43 1 47654-73715

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ORCID: 0000-0002-8335-4159

Curr. Vitae

01.03.2018 Transfer Institute of Social Ecology to University of Natural and Life Sciences, Vienna
2016 - Chair of the Doctoral School in Social Ecology (DSSE)
2009 - Associate Professor (Land use and Global Change)
2009 - Coordinator of the Research Domain "Land use and colonization"
2008 - Habilitation in Social Ecology, Klagenfurt University
2008 - Project Leader Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (ESA-Biomass Mission)
2003 - PhD in Ecology, University of Vienna
2001 - Researcher Institute of Social Ecology
1999 - Mag. in Ecology, University of Vienna

Statistik Austria, science classification

Climate change; Environmental research; Human ecology; Sustainable agriculture; Sustainable economics; Environmental economics; Environmental sociology; Cultural landscape research; Environmental policy;

Expertise

Earth system science; Environmental science; Global land use science; Ecological Economics; Sustainability science; Industrial Ecology; Human ecology; Environmental History; Carbon Accounting; Land use and land cover change; Land use and its consequences for ecosystem structures and functioning; Environmental indicators; Interactions between humans and global environmental systems; Human impacts on the global carbon cycle;

Awards

2019 Highly Cited Researchers in the category Cross-Field 2019; Web of Science / Publons; https://publons.com/researcher/1519764/karlheinz-erb/
2018 Highly Cited Researchers in the category Cross-Field 2018; Web of Science / Publons; https://publons.com/researcher/1519764/karlheinz-erb/
2010 Preisträger eines ERC Start Preises (263522 LUISE)
2002 IHDP-Dissertation Concept Award (Austrian Committee of the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change)

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2017 - Global Land Programme
honory member
2016 - National Committee on Geo-Hydrosphere Science at the Austrian Academy of Sciences
member
2015 - Commission for Interdisciplinary Ecological Studies at the Austrian Academy of Sciences
member
2015 - Copmmission for Geographic Information Science at the Autrian Academy of Sciences
member
2011 -2019 Österreichische Akademie der Wissenschaften
elected member

Reviewer for scientific journals

2019 - Climatic Change
2019 - Environment, Development and Sustainability
2018 - Nature Sustainability
2018 - Forest Ecosystems
2017 - Scientific Reports
2017 - Nature
2016 - Nature Geoscience
2014 - Global Change Biology
2014 - Global Change Biology Bioenergy
2012 - Environmental Engineering and Management Journal
2012 - Geoscientific Model Development
2012 - Land
2011 - Global and Planetary Change
2011 - Nature Climate Change
2011 - Biomass & Bioenergy
2010 - Land Degradation & Development
2010 - Sustainability
2010 - Environmental Research Letters
2009 - J LAND USE SCIENCE
2007 - Environmental Management
2007 - Ecological Indicators
2006 - Land Use Policy: the international journal covering all aspects of land use
2006 - Journal of Industrial Ecology
2006 - International Journal of Global Environmental Issues
2006 - Ecological Modelling
2006 - Ecological Economics

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2019 4th Open Science Meeting of the Global Land Programme
Chair (Session)
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